William Shatner, the actor most known for his role as Captain James T. Kirk of the USS Enterprise in the Star Trek franchise, has become the oldest human to visit space.
Elon Musk’s SpaceX completed two test firings of the engines on its Starship 20 prototype on Thursday.
On Wednesday the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) held the second public comment hearing where they allowed anyone three minutes to comment on the environmental assessment of SpaceX’s operation.
The small satellite launch company is following in the footsteps of SpaceX when it comes to reusing its hardware.
A test flight of Boeing’s new Starliner—a space capsule designed to ferry astronauts to the International Space Station—is delayed again. It’s another setback for the company, although shares aren’t reacting much to the reports.
After initially moving forward 24 hours from October 31st to October 30th, SpaceX’s next Crew Dragon astronaut mission has slipped back to its initial Halloween launch date.
Analysts at Morgan Stanley forecast that Musk, who has made most of his wealth from the electric car company Tesla, could make much more money from his fledgling space exploration business SpaceX.
The Federal Aviation Administration convened the first of two virtual public hearings on Monday evening to solicit public comments on SpaceX’s plan to launch its Starship rocket from South Texas.
SpaceX’s first orbital-class Starship prototype has survived the first of several expected Raptor tests, kicking off an engine test campaign that could mark a number of new milestones.
SpaceX has not explained the reason for the delay, and a new launch date has not been released. The rocket was set to carry dozens of Starlink satellites, in the second mission for the SpaceX effort to build an Internet constellation in space.
SpaceX said the kits would arrive in mid- or late 2021, but some customers became fed up of waiting.
JUST GOT BACK FROM AN OUT-OF-THIS-WORLD TRIP? You’re probably going to miss it when you’re back.